Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Boeing (BA) Higher

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 75 points (+0.4%) at 18,086 as of Wednesday, Jun 3, 2015, 1:36 p.m. ET. During this time, 181 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 362 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,534 issues advancing vs. 1,500 declining with 128 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be Boeing (NYSE: BA), which is sporting a $1.05 gain (+0.7%) bringing the stock to $144.30. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 7.95 points or roughly accounting for 10.6% of the Dow's overall gain. Volume for Boeing currently sits at 2.3 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 3.8 million shares.

Boeing has a market cap of $97.68 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 10.2% year-to-date as of Tuesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 2.6%.

The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sells, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide.

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